Omar is a multidisciplinary artist, based between Egypt and Switzerland and working across video, photography, sound, design, and coding.
His expansive artistic practices investigate what he calls "The triangular-feedbacking relationship" between Human Cognition, Constructed environments and Technology, with a special focus on addressing themes like time, reality, human error, AI, and language use.
Omar holds a BA in Management Information Systems (EG), was a fellow artist in both Mass Alexandria Open Studio and Study Program (EG), and Ashkal Alwan Home Workspace program (LB). And currently, doing his MA in public spheres at École de design et haute école d’art du Valais - édhéa (CH).
Along side his individual practice he was active in the Alexandrian Cultural scene (2013-17) as visual creative director, and media and documentation manager in several artistic initiatives and forums, including Gudran Association for Art and Development, Tara Al Bahr Platform, Hewar Theater Group, Theater is a Must Forum, Oufuqy Music Forum, and Nassim El Raqs.